Elizabeth MacKinstry papers, circa 1920-1940  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Elizabeth MacKinstry papers
Dates
circa 1920-1940 (inclusive)
Quantity
1 linear feet, (2 containers)  :  2 manuscript boxes
Collection Number
Coll 616
Summary
Elizabeth MacKinstry (1878-1956) was an American poet, sculptor, and illustrator. The collection includes MacKinstry's dummies, sketches, and pen and ink illustrations for children's books. Seven published books illustrated by MacKinstry are also included.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room.

Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Elizabeth MacKinstry papers primarily include original artwork created by MacKinstry for children's books authored by MacKinstry and others. Materials include dummies, sketches, color and black and white ink illustrations, published books, and presentation copies.

Titles represented in the collection include Trees by Joyce Kilmer (1929), Puck in Pasture by E. MacKinstry (1925), Under the Tree by Elizabeth Madox Roberts (1922), Trees, Old Poets, Servant Girl and Grocer's Boy by Joyce Kilmer, Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen (1929), The White Cat and Other French Fairy Tales by Madame D'Aulnoy (1928), and several unpublished works.

Historical NoteReturn to Top

Elizabeth MacKinstry (1878-1956) was an American poet, sculptor, and illustrator.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Elizabeth MacKinstry papers, Coll 616, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Children's literature--Illustrations